Kalidas

Kalidas

 Los Angeles, California, USA
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Hypnotic world beat sounds from India's greatest mystical tradition. Most chants involve the audience making it an ecstatic transcendental experience for all.

Biography

Kalidas has played in yoga venues througout the Southwest. He is planning upcoming events with well known kirtan artists like LA kirtan star Govindas. He has slowly evolved his style into a wholesome blend of Bhakti yoga. After a miserable college experience accompanied by a complete sense of futility, Kalidas sought to bring some meaning into his life by living in Hindu and Buddhist communities for

Lyrics

Jai Ma

Written By: Kalidas

This is a sweet simple chan to the Divine Mother of the Universe. "Jai" means victory. "Ma" means mother.

Jai Ma

Written By: Kalidas

Jai=Victory to
Ma=Mother
Durga=an aspect of the Divine Mother; she rides a tiger and slays the demon of the ego

Discography

Kalidas' new CD Crest Jewel of Devotion combines the best elements of his previous releases along with a professional flair that gives it a sweet touch. He has three previous releases which reflect more of a raw devotional approach.

Set List

Kalidas has 37 songs on his list. They are basically chants with traditional or original melodies. They range from simple chants like "Shiva Shambo" to more intricate chants like the ones played by Ammachi's group.